Capitola bay friendly garden

Design and Build Water Neutral Landscape Presentation

Love’s Gardens periodically offers workshops to provide community members with information, skills, and tools for ecological landscaping and sustainable water stewardship practices. Check back often to find out about current workshops.

DIY Rain Harvesting Basics Workshop
This workshop will show multiple simple techniques for harvesting rainwater and using it in the garden, including building an infiltration basin/bio-swale to water a native grass lawn. This is a hands-on workshop, so come ready to get dirty! It will be taught by Golden Love, an ARCSA Accredited Professional, at a residence in the Seabright area on Saturday Nov. 3, 9 AM – 3 PM. People will learn how to calculate available rain water, storage capacity of soils, and build a catchment feature with piping. The cost is $25. Register at